Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Riverwood, Arlington, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Amanda

Lover of all things animal :)

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Amanda was awesome! She went above and beyond to make sure I was comfortable leaving my pet with her, and was accommodating and flexible when I ran into an ... (more)"

2. Melissa

Grad student, flexible schedule!!

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: Growing up we almost always had a dog or two in the house- ranging from small springer spaniels to larger labs. I'd love to have a dog of my own b... (more)

3. Bridget

Experienced pet owner with car

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Bridget is a thoughtful and thorough person when caring for other people's animals. Having seen her care for the cats of a local lawyer, it is clear that she... (more)"

4. Sara

Energetic, Loving Nurse & Caregiver

Falls Church, VA, 22041

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: When I was 8 years old, my sister & I started a caregiving service for our neighborhood pets. We would care for dogs (and cats), feeding and admini... (more)

5. Korrawan

Your Dog is my friend.

Waycroft-Woodlawn, Arlington, VA, 22205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello pet owners, My name is Korrawan and I am a dog lover who would love to take care of your dog(s)! I have been dog-sitting since I was in hi... (more)

6. Laura

Responsible & Dog-Obsessed

Adams Morgan, Washington DC, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Laura is an incredible person and dog sitter. If I can help it, I will never leave my pup with anyone else ever again! Laura has watched my dog, Fraggle, on ... (more)"

7. Dustin

Active dog-lovers!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Caring for, loving, and playing with dogs is something we are so passionate about! Our dog, Ellie, is the perfect playmate for any dog. We know how... (more)

8. Patrick

I'm just a big dog myself

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I owe Patrick pretty much everything I know when it comes to dog behavior. He's helped my dog grow so much through socialization and even a few tricks! Patri... (more)"

9. Alexa

Let me love your pups in DC or VA!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Alexa was great. She asked questions about Remy and took pictures from her visit. I didn't get to meet her since I was out but she was easy to get in touch w... (more)"

10. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

15 repeat clients

"Jessica and her husband came to my apartment yesterday to meet my dog Lolly. They were very nice with her and I was surprised by how quickly Lolly bonded wit... (more)"

11. Aliya

Dogs are my happiness

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Aliya was great! I needed a sitter to come by last minute for a drop-in visit for my husky puppy named Spade, and Aliya did a great job! I was able to not wo... (more)"

12. Abby

Reliable service, tailored to you

McLean , VA, 22101

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Abby was sweet and very understanding of my anxious, senior, German Shepherd mix. She did not flinch once as my girl occasionally barked (non aggressively of... (more)"

13. Jean Marcel

I am passionate about what I do.

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, D.C., DC, 20016

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Jean Marcel is a very realiable and professional dog caregiver. His attention to detail and genuine care attitude for other people's pets is second to none. ... (more)"

14. Melissa

RN full time,dog sitter part time❤️

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington , VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Melissa was absolutely wonderful! She took excellent care of our 2 small dogs during a drop-in visit, and sent me a detailed text afterwards about how they d... (more)"

15. Marisa

Experienced Dog Walker for Hire

Au-Tenleytown, Washington , DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"We are so pleased to give Marisa a glowing review after our first booking with her. She was so sweet and great with our 2 rambunctious dogs during our meet a... (more)"

16. Caroline

Trustworthy, caring, pet sitter!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Thank you Caroline for your exceptional service! We were lucky to find Caroline on Rover to cat-sit our 7 month old kitten MooShoo who is super shy but very ... (more)"

17. Alyssa

Responsible & Reliable Dog Lover!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"So lucky to have Alyssa to take care of my sweet pup while I'm away! She updates me with texts and pictures which made me feel secure while away knowing my g... (more)"

18. Katie

AU student dedicated to dog care

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie fed and walked my dog Finnegan while I was on vacation for a week. He's a young Sheepadoodle and can be a bit of a handful, but she really did a great ... (more)"

19. Meredith

Ranch Girl Furry Friend Care

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Hello! I have recently relocated from my family's ranch lands in California. Moving from homes bursting with cats, dogs, horses, and cattle has lef... (more)

20. Nadya

Love cookies and doggies

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20016

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I had multiple dogs in my care when a family emergency required me to leave town on very short notice. Nadya responded to my request quickly and was able to ... (more)"

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Pet parents in Riverwood, Arlington, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 2,037 owners have reviewed sitters in Arlington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Riverwood pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Riverwood, Arlington, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Riverwood pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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